Part of an ongoing series on found American flags in shuttered factories.
Looking through the boards of the boarded windows.
Paint lines were constantly monitored through big windows. Adjustments could be made on the dedicated consoles. This is what most of the painting floor looked like.
Behind the grand staircase is this beautifully preserved hallway with medieval-style arches and vivid paint.
Between the gauges for the power plant boilers and the steam pump flywheels.
While it looks like ground level, everything here is one story above the actual earth.
A reminder on the Gilman union board not to buy Coors beer. Read more here: http://www.cpr.org/news/story/coors-boycott-when-beer-can-signaled-your-politics
A furnace control panel, cut off its subordinate before the plant closed, no doubt to be replaced. I like this shot because it shows that many of the smaller machines were engineered by the plant itself.